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Maidenhead United FC News

When Alan Devonshire returned to Maidenhead United earlier this month he talked about having 'unfinished business'.

And this week the former Braintree Town manager put some meat on the bones of that statement by talking of his hopes for guiding the club into the Conference.

Devonshire, who returned as the club's manager following the departure of Johnson 'Drax' Hippolyte, has already


09:06 Thu 21 May 2015
BBSC Following the completion of the Isthmian League Premier Division play-offs last weekend, Maidenhead United now know who they'll face in next season's Vanarama National League South. The FA have published their draft constitutions for the
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15:54 Wed 13 May 2015
Adrian Clifton New Magpies boss Alan Devonshire has failed to convince Adrian Clifton to be part of his 'Devolution' at York Road. Devonshire has wasted little time in bringing in new faces and offering contract extensions to
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15:16 Sat 09 May 2015
devonshire Maidenhead United manager Alan Devonshire has wasted no time in building his squad at York Road with contracts being offered to current key players while new faces have been brought in. Devonshire, who officially returned
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16:21 Thu 14 May 2015
Adrian Clifton It's been a busy week of transfers for Maidenhead United, with no less than three new faces arriving and one influential player saying farewell. New Magpies boss Alan Devonshire snapped up defenders Dean Inman, Ryan
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10:07 Tue 12 May 2015
BBSC Last week, Maidenhead United brought the curtain down on Johnson 'Drax' Hippolyte's nine year reign as manager with a convincing 4-0 victory over Aylesbury United in the Berks & Bucks Senior Cup final. Drax said
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09:00 Fri 08 May 2015
Alan Devonshire (right) with Johnson Hippolyte Maidenhead United's new manager Alan Devonshire has said 'unfinished business' and chairman Peter Griffin's keenness to bring him back into the fold persuaded him to return to York Road. Devonshire's name has been one of
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14:00 Fri 08 May 2015
Steve Clarke Steve Clarke has said that he wants Reading's impressive 3-0 win at Derby County to be a platform for improvements next season. Royals played well from the opening whistle, taking the lead through Kwesi Appiah's
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15:00 Sat 02 May 2015
Mick Woodham Mick Woodham has admitted he's not 100 per cent certain which league Windsor will be starting in next season. The Royalists' boss said his preference is for the club to remain in the Combined Counties
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10:00 Sat 09 May 2015
VIDEO: Slough Town's Jon Underwood & Neil Baker on Saturday's 2-1 win over Hitchin Town Neil Baker has said that Slough Town are monitoring the situation, and potential fallout of players, at Maidenhead United this summer. Baker, who was at The Meadow ground to watch Maidenhead United's 4-0 win over
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09:55 Mon 18 May 2015
Wycombe Wanderers FC manager Gareth Ainsworth Gareth Ainsworth's Wycombe Wanderers secured their place in the League 2 play-off final after overcoming Plymouth Argyle 2-1 on Thursday evening. Wycombe will now face Southend United under Wembley's famous arch on Saturday May 23
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Maidenhead United FC News

Maidenhead United FC York RoadMaidenhead United FC play their football in the Blue Square South League and have done since winning promotion to the division in 2007/08.

Nicknamed The Magpies, their home is York Road, a ground that has historical significance as it is recognised as the oldest continuously used football ground in the world.

Boss Johnson Hippolyte has been in charge of the club since 2006 when he took over following the departure of Carl Taylor.

Hippolyte, or Drax as he is well known, is a manager who looks to give youth a chance and he has built a squad based on exciting young talent.

Maidenhead United have struggled in recent seasons, however, and finished the 2011/12 season in the relegation zone but they survived the drop due to a reprieve.

Despite their struggles in the league in that season, they did enjoy a superb run in the FA Cup where they reached the first round proper.

A crowd of just under 3,000 saw them draw 1-1 with League 2 side Aldershot at York Road, they went on to lose 2-0 in the replay.

Return to our Maidenhead United FC page for all the latest football scores, transfer news, pre-match coverage and post-match reaction.


Club: Maidenhead United FC

Nickname: The Magpies

Formed: 1870

Ground: York Road

League: Blue Square South

Chairman: Peter Griffin

Manager: Johnson Hippolyte

Twitter: @MUFCYorkRoad

Website: www.pitchero.com/clubs/maidenheadunited